Giving Opportunities

Giving Opportunities

Investing in Mercer has never been easier. See below to learn more about the many ways to support the University.

The Mercer Fund

By making yearly contributions to The Mercer Fund, alumni, parents and friends provide a necessary stream of academic and student support.

Crowdfunded Campaigns

Crowdfunding campaigns are online giving campaigns that occur over a short period of time and allow donors to encourage participation within their networks.

Matching Gifts

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions or volunteer hours made by their employees. Use our database to find out if you company has a matching gift policy.

Planned Giving

A planned gift is a contribution that is arranged in the present and allocated at a future date. From charitable trusts and retirement plan gifts to gifts of real estate and bequests, there many easy options from which to choose.

The Greek Challenge

The Mercer Greek Challenge is an initiative designed to increase financial support for the University and award prizes for Mercer’s Greek chapters.

Scholarships and Endowed Funds

Establishing a scholarship or endowed fund is a visionary and generous act that makes both an immediate and permanent impact at Mercer.

The Parents Fund

Each year, parents of Mercer students generously contribute their philanthropic support to further enhance the lives of every student on campus.


Each term, a group of current students call alumni and parents to update record information, chat about experiences, and fundraise for the University.